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Federal Order of Merit

1999: Federal Order of Merit for Rainer Thiele.

Marketing Award East

1995: Marketing Award East

Innovation Award East

1997: Innovation Award East

Grand Prize for medium-sized businesses by the Oskar-Patzelt-Foundation

1998: Grand Prize for medium-sized businesses by the Oskar-Patzelt-Foundation

2003: Grand Prize for medium-sized businesses by the Oskar-Patzelt-Foundation

CMA Specialty Award

CMA Specialty Award (Three products)

CMA Gold

CMA Gold (Almost all products)

CMA Golden Ribbon of Quality

CMA Golden Ribbon of Quality (Ten products)

The Country needs Courageous Entrepreneurs

1997 + 1998: Award presented by Roman Herzog (former Federal President) as part of the "The country needs courageous entrepreneurs" initiative.

Enterprise-Award (Sparkassen & Giroverband)

2000: Enterprise-Award (Sparkassen & Giroverband)

HIT Award

Hit products 2002 (Food practice)

Best Trainee Program

1997: Best Trainee Program

2000: Best Trainee Program

2004: Best Trainee Program

Entrepreneur of the Year

2004: Rainer Thiele was named Entrepreneur of the Year 2004

ISM Innovation Award

2005: ISM Innovation Award 2005 (Food trade review) for Wellness cake

Optimist of the Year

2006: Rainer Thiele was named the "Optimist of the year 2006" by the Club of Optimists in Hamburg.

DLG Awards

2010: Gold (Cake flour, nut cake)

2011: Gold (Danube Waves, Eierschecke, cream cheese cake, chocolate chips, lemon cake, yeast dough), Silver (Tangerine Dream, crumble dough, marble cake)

2012: Gold (Swedish apple pie, apple cream pie, apple and sour cream cake, nut cake), Silver (Cake flour)

National Order of Merit

2010: National Order of Merit of Saxony-Anhalt for Rainer Thiele

IFS Certification

In January 2011, KATHI Rainer Thiele GmbH once again was certified at a higher level according to the International Food Standard (IFS, Version 5).

In 2012, our high quality standards were once again verified at a higher level through re-certification. We are delighted to have received this award for the third consecutive year.

Top Ranking Training Company

The Halle-Dessau Chamber of Commerce presented this award for the very first time ever. Performance promotion during the formative years and extracurricular activities were crucial for the award. This hallmark of excellence officially confirms the highest quality of training conducted at KATHI.